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Moxifem-CV 625 Tablet

Manufactured byFEMGRACE FORMULATIONS
ContainsAmoxycillin (500 mg) + Clavulanic Acid (125 mg) + Lactic Acid Bacillus (60 Million Spores)
Description

Moxifem-CV 625 Tablet is a combination medicine which may be used to treat a variety of bacterial infections of the lungs and airways, middle ear, sinuses, skin, and the urinary tract in patients who are at high risk of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. This medicine is not recommended for treating a common cold, flu, or other viral infections since it is not effective in treating these infections.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Moxifem-CV 625 Tablet

  • Allergic skin reaction
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Joint pain
  • Skin yellowing
  • Easy bruising and bleeding
  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Tooth discoloration
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Altered sense of taste
  • Convulsions (seizures)
  • Irregular heart beat

Uses of Moxifem-CV 625 Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
  • Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Nose Infection (Sinusitis)
  • Throat Infection (Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis)
  • Skin and Skin Structure Infection
  • Urinary Tract Infection
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1-2 hours of administration of the dose.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 6-8 hours.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. If the medicine is used, the infant should be monitored closely for any undesired side effects.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Amoxycillin, Clavulanic acid derivatives, lactic acid bacillus, other beta-lactam antibiotics, or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. If the medicine is used, the infant should be monitored closely for any undesired side effects.
General warnings

Allergic Reaction

This medicine is likely to cause moderate-to-severe allergic reactions and the likelihood is very high in patients who are known to have an antibiotic allergy. Report the occurrence of any such reaction to the doctor on priority. Appropriate corrective measures and replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

Mononucleosis

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with mononucleosis due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Replacement with a suitable alternative should be considered based on the clinical condition.

Drug-resistance

Usage of this medicine without sufficient proof or suspicion of a bacterial infection should be avoided. Irrational dosing might fail in providing the benefits and even cause toxicity. It may also increase the risk of development of bacteria that are drug-resistant.

Kidney Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Driving or Operating machinery

Use of this medicine may rarely cause dizziness in some patients. It is advised that you do not perform any activities such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you experience dizziness or lightheadedness during treatment with this medicine.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Live cholera vaccine

Methotrexate

Doxycycline

Ethinyl Estradiol

Warfarin

Disease interactions

Mononucleosis

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a history of mononucleosis since it may increase the risk of skin reactions/eruptions. An alternative treatment option should be considered based on the clinical condition.

Kidney Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a history of kidney diseases or active kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions

Urine Sugar Test

Report the use of this medicine prior to the test. Use of this medicine may give a false-positive result for the presence of glucose/sugar in the urine. The urine sugar test should be performed with different reagents in case you are receiving this medicine.
Take this medicine with or without food. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Miscelleneous

Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
Amoxycillin binds to certain specific receptors and prevents the formation of a necessary component for cell wall building process. Clavulanic acid is effective against a specific species of bacteria that are resistant to other antibiotic medicines. Lactic acid bacillus helps in the restoration of body-friendly micro-organisms (intestinal flora) in the intestines. Thus, the combination becomes effective against an extended range of bacteria.
Legal Status

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Classification

Category

Beta-lactamase inhibitors, Aminopenicillins, Antidiarrheals/probiotics

Schedule

Schedule H

Amoxicillin and Clavulanic Acid: MedlinePlus Drug Information [Internet]. Medlineplus.gov. 2017 [cited 18 July 2017]. Available from:

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a685024.html

Amoxicillin - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2017 [cited 16 August 2017]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB01060

Clavulanate - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2017 [cited 16 August 2017]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00766

Probiotics Lactic Acid Bacillus [Internet]. Indogulfgroup.com. 2018 [cited 30 August 2018]. Available from:

http://indogulfgroup.com/AE%20-%20Probiotics-%20Lactic%20Acid%20Bacillus.asp

[Internet]. Zuventus.co.in. 2019 [cited 22 April 2019]. Available from:

http://www.zuventus.co.in/patient_wise_products_selected.aspx?Medi_Id=66
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